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Politics and International Relations and Social Policy BA (Hons)

University of Strathclyde

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    L2L4

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    39th

    1
  • Subject Ranking

    15th

    12 (Politics)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    191

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    66

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.05

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    14-SEP-20

Course Summary

From constitutions to wars and terrorism – Politics & International Relations covers a range of important issues. This new social policy degree programme gives you the opportunity to learn more about the social and economic challenges facing Scottish society and enables you to place these in a broader international and comparative perspective.Why Politics and International Relations and Social Policy at Strathclyde?Join a vibrant research and teaching environment for a first-class student experience, as evidenced by excellent scores in consecutive National Student Surveys. This is a leading School with a global reputation for both teaching and research. Benefit from award-winning international academics engaged in real-world research in various fields including elections and voting, public policy, political parties, comparative political systems, international relations and security studies. Politics & International Relations at Strathclyde is ranked 1st in Scotland for research impact beyond academia. It has a long tradition of engagement with both national and global media organisations, government, parliament and international organisations such as the EU and OECD. Enhance your future employability by learning cutting-edge research skills in the areas of data science and quantitative and qualitative methods from leading scholars in the field. Politics & International Relations students benefit from opportunities for university internships, employer placements, international exchanges and work as paid research assistants for leading academics. Your CareerStrathclyde Politics and International Relations enhances graduate employability opportunities in careers in the civil service and areas of government, research, parliament, the media, education and commerce, among many other areas.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Scottish HNC

Grades / Points

BBB–ABB

Details

GCSE English Language 6/B or Literature 6/B, GCSE Maths 4/C

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

39th

About this University

The University of Strathclyde is situated in the heart of Glasgow – one of the UK's largest cities. It has a vibrant, international community including more than 23,000 students from over 100 countries, with overseas students accounting for over 21% of the total.

Address

University of Strathclyde

McCance Building

16 Richmond Street

Glasgow

G1 1XQ

UNITED KINGDOM